PIBC Awards

The Planning Institute of British Columbia annually recognizes the professional work and individual accomplishments of members across British Columbia and the Yukon through its awards and recognition programs.

2018 Call for Award Submissions & Nominations

The 2018 Call for Submissions & Nominations is now closed. Thank you to all those who made a submission! The Awards & Recognition Committee is now reviewing and evaluating all submissions.

The deadline for submissions was: March 9, 2018.

For general information about the Awards Program and recent winners, please see below:

About the Awards Program

The Institute’s Awards program includes the following types of awards:

  • Awards for Excellence in Planning  These awards honour the best in professional planning work undertaken by members in communities and regions across British Columbia and the Yukon in five categories: Research & New Directions in Planning; Excellence in Policy Planning - Small Town & Rural Areas, and City and Urban Areas; Excellence in Planning Practice - Small Town & Rural Areas, and City and Urban Areas. Award Criteria | Winners
  • Awards for Individual Achievement  These awards recognizes the efforts of individual PIBC members and is based on the impact of a nominee's work and personal commitment to planning and the effect that they have in their community and within the planning profession in three categories: Distinguished Professional Contribution; Leadership in Advocacy & Innovation; and Young Professional Leadership. Award Criteria | Winners
  • Student Awards  For more information on PIBC's Student Awards and funding opportunities for Student members, click here.

Recent Award Winners

The 2017 PIBC Awards winners were officially announced at a special presentation during the Institute's 2017 Annual Conference and Annual General Meeting at teh Canada Games Plaza in Prince George, BC.

Congratulations to our 2017 PIBC Award winners! For a complete list of the 2017 Award winners, click here.